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Thread #117989   Message #3506703
Posted By: open mike
21-Apr-13 - 02:27 PM
Thread Name: BS: cowboy alphabet
Subject: RE: BS: cowboy alphabet
IT IS COWBOY POETRY WEEK, AND HERE ARE SOME WORDS YOU MIGHT WANT TO USE TO WRITE YOUR OWN COWBOY POEM...HERE IS THE LIST WITH ALL THE ENTRIES ADDED...(GOT ANY MORE?)A B C D = A BUCKAROO COWBOY DICTIONARY
A       APPALOOSA, ANGUS, ARENA, Arbuckles, arroyo, aperejos, Apache
B       BUCKAROO, BISON, BUFFALO, BOOTS, BOOT HILL , bronco,          bronc,    Blaze, Bull,
          Blue Norther, BUNK HOUSE, bit, BRIDLE,   BRAND, , barbed wire, BULLET
          Burner, Beans, Butt knot, Butte, Bacon, Bob Wire, Bullet, Bunkhouse, Blue Heeler,
         Belly-roped, busting, buggy boss, blotted brand, Bannock,    Brule,
C       CATTLE, CINCH, CHAPS, CONCHO, CHUCK WAGON, CALF, colt, center-fire,
          Consarnnit, CALABOOSE, CHARDONNAY (viz. Dusty and Lefty), cricket, chincs,
          calaboose - n. {a corruption of Spanish calabozo }: prison, jail, cayouse, camp cookie,
          Cantle, Cuttin', California, Chisum, Chisholm, Coffee,       Coulee, Cuban Heel, Chinook,
          Comanche, Cherokee, Choctaw, Cayuse, , collywobbles, CANTER
D       DOGIE, DOG, DAPPLED, DUN, dally, dallying, dallyman,
         double-barreled, Dakota
E       EQUUS, EASY KEEPER
F       FIRE, Fence, fence-stretcher, fork, Fox (tribe)
G       GUN, GREAT DIVIDE, Graybar Hotel, Gelding, gallows, GUT SHOT, GALLOP
H       HOOLIHAN, HORSE, HERD, HONKY-TONK, HALTER, hornswoggling, hazer, hackamore,
         HOOSEGOW--{from Mexican Spanish jusgado }: jail, Hondo, Horn, Hoorahing, Henry,
         Hell's Half Acre, Header, Heeler, horn string, hemp fever, Haidan, Hunkpapa, Hopi
I       IRON, Idaho
J       JERKY, jug (jail), Jail, Johnson County, Judiths, John Grays   
K       KNOT, Kansas
L       LOOP, LONGHORN, Leather, Lincoln County, leg jockey, loco weed, lady fashion,
          Lakota, LARIAT, LASSO, LAKOTA, LOPE
M       MAVERICK, MANE, MUSTANG, Mare, Montana, Mule Ears, mecarte, mangana,
          maleta, morral, mule skinner, Miniconju, Mandan
N       Noose, NECKERCHIEF, Nebraska, New Mexico, night-hawk, necktie social, nester,
          Navajo, Nez Perce
O         Oldtimer, Oysters, Oklahoma, ocean wave, off herd, over-round, Omaha
P       PARTNER, PALOMINO, PRAIRIE, Paint, Pinto, Pony, pokey, poker, paper collar,
          Powder River, Palouse, pistol, piggin' string, pool round up, pants rats, Pawnee,
          Paiute, Pueblo, pommel, POWDER HORN
Q       QUARTER HORSE, QUIRT
R       REINS, RODEO, ROPE, ROAN, ROUND-UP, REMUDA, REATA, , Riata , rowls,
          Rowels, Ride, Red River, Resistol, revolver, rope corral, rigging rings, rim-fire
          ridin' the bag-line, road brand, running iron,
S       SADDLE, SPURS, SALOON, stirrup, Stocking, Slicker, sunfishing, steer, stallion, SIOUX
          Stetson, snake wood, swing, slick fork, shot guns, stamp brand, steeple fork, sop,
          slip shooting, skinner, Shoshone, Sac, saddle blanket, shank, snaffle
T       TRAIL, TAPADERO, Tailor-mades, Texas, Tejas, ten gallon hat, tornado, twister,
          Tie man, tying fast, tree, Tlingit, TIN STAR, TIN HORN, TROT, TACK
U       Utah, Ute, Umatilla
V       VAQUERO, VARMINTS, Varmit , vittles
W       WAGON, WATER, WEATHER, WEST, Whiskey, Wyoming, Wind River, Windmill,
          Winchester, wrangler, wrangatong, woolies, wreck pan, wild west, windy, wish book
X       XIT (One of the most famous brands from Texas)
Y       Yahoo, YeHaw, Yodel, Yanqui, 'yellowbellied' = coward, yoke
Z       ZEBRA DUN , Zane Grey, Zuni